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Here are Tuesday night's district tournament scores.

Boys

1st District
Fulton County 65, Fulton City 35

2nd District
Paducah Tilghman 72, St. Mary 39

3rd District
Graves County 80, Ballard Memorial 58

4th District
Marshall County 56, Calloway County 50

6th District
Union County 85, Webster County 76

8th District
Christian County 57, Hopkinsville 54
UHA 78, Fort Campbell 32

Girls

1st District
Hickman County 46, Fulton County 40

2nd District 
Paducah Tilghman 62, St. Mary 46

3rd District
Mayfield 46, Ballard Memorial 29

4th District
Marshall County 41, Calloway County 39

5th District
Lyon County 39, Livingston Central 29
Trigg County 46, Crittenden County 37

7th District
Caldwell County 47, Hopkins County Central 45
Madisonville 66, Dawson Springs 50



PJ Washington and Tyler Herro scored 18 points each as fourth-ranked Kentucky slogged past Missouri 66-58 on Tuesday night.

Ashton Hagans added 12 points for the Wildcats (22-4, 11-2 Southeastern Conference), who looked a little sluggish three days after beating then top-ranked Tennessee. But Kentucky was good enough defensively to hold the Tigers to 37 percent shooting from the field.

Ronnie Suggs scored 13 and Jordan Geist finished with 11 for Missouri (12-13, 3-10 SEC).

After Missouri took an 11-10 advantage with 12:35 left in the first half, Herro scored seven points in a 42-second span to give Kentucky the lead for good. The Tigers got into foul trouble as Kevin Puryear and Jeremiah Tilmon each picked up two quick ones and Mitchell Smith was knocked out of the game after being hit in the head with an inadvertent elbow. Washington racked up 15 first-half points as the Wildcats opened a 41-23 halftime lead.

Kentucky had some attrition up front, also, as starting forward Reid Travis left the game in the second half with a sprained right knee. Missouri did most of its offensive damage late, narrowing its deficit to six points on Torrence Watson's 3-pointer with 14 seconds left.

BIG PICTURE

Missouri: Derrick Chievous, who starred for the Tigers from 1985-88, had his No. 3 jersey retired at halftime. Chievous, who was known for always wearing a Band-Aid during games for no medical reason, is Missouri's career leading scorer with 2,580 points. He is the seventh Missouri player to have his jersey retired, joining Bill Stauffer, Norm Stewart, Willie Smith, Steve Stipanovich, Jon Sundvold and Doug Smith.

Kentucky: With his 297th victory in 10 years at Kentucky, John Calipari tied Joe B. Hall for second place in wins at the school. Calipari has some work to do to catch the man at the top of the list — Adolph Rupp won 876 games in 42 years leading the Wildcats.

UP NEXT

Missouri: The Tigers play Saturday at Florida.

Kentucky: The Wildcats play host to Auburn on Saturday.

Here are Monday night's district tournament scores

Boys

1st District
Carlisle County 77, Hickman County 44

2nd District
McCracken County 65, CCA 31

5th District
Lyon County 56, Trigg County 36
Crittenden County 46, Livingston Central 44

7th District
Madisonville 96, Dawson Springs 38
Caldwell County 69, Hopkins County Central 62

Girls

1st District
Carlisle County 61, Fulton City 46

2nd District
McCracken County 88, CCA 39

6th District
Henderson County 67, Union County 26

8th District
Christian County 2, Fort Campbell 0 (forfeit)
Hopkinsville 52, UHA 49
Murray State's Ja Morant gathered in three awards Monday for his outstanding play in Racer road wins at Austin Peay and Eastern Kentucky when he was named Co-Ohio Valley Conference men's basketball Player of the Week and the weekly recipient of the National Player of the Week Awards from The Naismith Award and the Lute Olson Award. 

The sophomore from Dalzell, S.C. shared the OVC award with Austin Peay's Terry Taylor after a vote by the league's sports information directors.

Morant averaged 28.5 points, 10.5 assists, 7.0 rebounds, 2.0 steals and 1.5 blocks/game while hitting 46.3 percent (19-of-41) from the field and 84.2 percent (16-of-19) from the free throw line. During the week he set the OVC single-season assists record (256) and scored his 1,000th career point. 

The sophomore began the week with 32 points, seven assists, six rebounds in a win over rival Austin Peay. In a 32-point win at Eastern Kentucky, Morant had 14 assists to go along with 25 points, seven rebounds. 

Morant, who leads all Division I players with 10.2 assists/game, now has seven games of 13 or more assists this season (that has only happened 12 total times in MSU history). Morant now has 16 double-doubles this season, tops in the OVC and seventh nationally. He also has 12 games with at least 20 points and 10 assists this year; no other Division I player has more than three such games in 2018-19. 

This marks the seventh time this season Morant has been named OVC Player of the Week. He's tied with Popeye Jones (1988-92) and Jeff Martin (1986-89) each at seven. Isaiah Canaan (2009-13) and Marcus Brown (1992-96) set the bar for the Racers with 10 career honors each.

By CollegeInsider.com, the Lute Olson Award is presented annually to the nation's top Division I player in College Basketball. Morant has already been added to its watch list. Coach Lute Olson won 780 games in 34 seasons, 24 of which were spent at the University of Arizona. During that stretch he led the Wildcats to 11 Pac-10 Conference titles, 23 consecutive NCAA Tournaments, four Final Four appearances and a National Championship in 1997.

By the Atlanta Tipoff Club, the Naismith Award is named in honor of Dr. James Naismith, the creator of the game of basketball in the late 1980's. Morant has also been added to its watch list.

Both the Olson and Naismith awards will be revealed in April at the site of the men's division I national championship in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

After helping lead Kentucky to its first win over a No. 1 ranked team since 2011, sophomore forward PJ Washington was named the Southeastern Conference Player of the Week. It's the second time this season Washington has hauled in the league's top-performing player honor.

The Dallas native averaged 21.5 points per game in two games against top-25 ranked teams. He had a game-high 20 points to couple with nine boards, three assists and a steal against No. 19/21 LSU. Washington then followed that with a game-high 23 points to go along with five boards, two steals and an assist against the top-ranked Tennessee Volunteers. The win signified the first victory over the No. 1 team since the Cats downed No. 1 Ohio State during the 2011 NCAA Tournament. The 17-point margin of victory was the second largest in program history and the biggest since an 81-40 win over top-ranked St. John's in 1951.

Washington dominated offensively against Tennessee. He shot 75 percent from the field on 9-of-12 shooting. He had two key stretches of points in the convincing win including helping Kentucky race out to a 3-2 lead it would never relinquish. After the Volunteers opened the scoring, he drained a 3-pointer from the top of the key and scored UK's first seven points. Washington then had four in a row after UT put together a 13-0 run in the second half.

For the week, he shot 64 percent from the field and has topped the 20-point plateau in four straight. He's the first UK player to score 20 or more in four consecutive games since Malik Monk scored 20 or more in four straight from Nov. 23 to Dec. 3, 2016. Washington has logged 20 or more points in seven of UK's last eight games as he continues to play the best basketball of his career.

Washington has scored in double figures in 10 straight to become the first Kentucky player to achieve the feat since Shai Gilgeous-Alexander had 10 in a row from Feb. 20 to March 22, 2018.

The 6-foot-8 forward has now won the league's SEC Player of the Week honor for the second time in three weeks. He's Kentucky's first two-time winner since Tyler Ulis earned the award three times during the 2015-16 season. Ulis would go on to win SEC Player of the Year that season. He's the fourth Wildcat under John Calipari to earn the honor multiple times in a season joining Anthony Davis (2011-12), Julius Randle (2013-14) and Ulis.